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Category Archives : Options

How Will Abortion Affect Me Physically?

If you’re seeking an abortion, you might be wondering what the recovery period looks like and how your body will respond to the procedure.  Whether you have a medical or surgical abortion, women can experience physical and sometimes even emotional side effects following the procedure.  Common Side Effects  Depending on how far along your pregnancy […]

Will My Insurance Pay For My Girlfriend’s Abortion Pill?

Experiencing a pregnancy crisis can create a lot of tension in a relationship. Costs, appointments, and tests you never planned on are now cause for concern.  If you and your girlfriend are considering the abortion pill, you may be wondering if your health insurance can cover the cost. Below is the breakdown of what is […]

Am I Eligible For The Abortion Pill?

Experiencing a pregnancy crisis can be scary. If you or a friend are currently looking into termination procedures, it’s important to understand your options to be sure you receive the best care.  In this article, we will discuss what the abortion pill is and who qualifies for this type of termination. What Is The Abortion […]

What Are the Risks of Ordering the Abortion Pill Online?

Abortion is a serious physical and emotional medical decision. Despite the convenience of ordering the abortion pill online, you should be aware of the side effects and potential risks. Be mindful of what to expect before you buy online. What Is The Abortion Pill? The abortion pill is also known as a medical or chemical […]

Can Women Die If They Can’t Have An Abortion? 

Since the overturning of Roe vs. Wade, many different narratives have been circulating the nation about women’s healthcare. In this article, we’ll discuss how the Supreme Court’s new ruling affects each state and address a few claims surrounding abortion. What Does The Reversal Of Roe v. Wade Mean For Women? Let’s first break down what […]

3 Things To Know If Considering Mail-Order Abortion

Women experiencing an unwanted pregnancy are sometimes quick to turn to abortion. With the abortion pill now available to purchase online, women wanting to keep their pregnancy a secret now have that option.  But ordering the abortion pill online can put women at risk for physical and mental health complications.  There are several instances where […]

How Does the Overturning of Roe vs. Wade Affect Women’s Rights?

If you research women’s rights, you will find a collection of rights and entitlements achieved by and for women worldwide.  The Supreme Court’s revised decision regarding abortion is largely the topic of women’s rights today in America.  So has anything changed? Here is a recap of what the Court’s decision means and how each state […]

Why Do I Need an Ultrasound Before Taking the Abortion Pill?

If you’ve decided or are thinking about taking the abortion pill, you first need an ultrasound. An ultrasound is essential to give you more information about your pregnancy so you can stay healthy and safe. Before continuing with any pregnancy option, it’s a key step in the pregnancy confirmation process.  We’re here for you at […]

What’s the Difference Between Plan B and the Abortion Pill?

If you want the facts about preventing or terminating a pregnancy, you should know the difference between Plan B and the abortion pill. In this blog, we will clear up any confusion between the two and explain how they work. With each drug, there are different side effects and risks involved. It’s not as simple […]

What Are the Side Effects of the Abortion Pill?

If you’re in the midst of an unplanned pregnancy and researching your abortion options, you’ve likely come across a procedure called “the abortion pill.” Also known as a medical abortion, the abortion pill is a way of terminating an unwanted pregnancy using medication. In this blog, we’ll discuss this abortion procedure and help you understand […]